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Old Mar 12, 16, 1:30 pm
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Originally Posted by txflyer77 View Post
With 30 hours I would consider changing to a hotel in the Ueno area and exploring that side of Tokyo. Asakusa, the Yanesen neighborhoods, Ueno Park, Akihabara. It's not the modern side of Tokyo, personally I find it more interesting because of that.

Ueno Park is also a prime cherry blossom viewing spot.

Staying in that part of Tokyo cuts out some transit time on an already-short visit by taking the Keisei Skyliner (also the PH is not conveniently located to a metro).

OTOH, if the modern side of Tokyo is what you're after, please disregard.
Given OP travel dates I'm thinking it's going to be hard to find a hotel on short notice - but completely agree with your suggestions - as someone that lives in Tokyo I find the "old" sections much more enjoyable....
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